The table below looks at the statistics for OOP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OOP over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Object-Oriented Programming (OOP)
Rank 72 82 71
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Permanent jobs citing OOP 34 24 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.48% 1.84% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 2.24% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 23
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £34,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
OOP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1130 1070 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.42% 82.24% 74.25%
Number of salaries quoted 936 914 814
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

OOP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

OOP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

OOP
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OOP across the Wales region.

OOP Salary Trend in Wales

OOP
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OOP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

OOP Salary Histogram in Wales

OOP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OOP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +2 28 £35,000 +16.66% 5
North Wales - 4 £35,000 - 1
West Wales +13 1 £32,500 -3.70% 1
OOP
UK

OOP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOP.

1 37 (41.57%) JavaScript
2 34 (38.20%) HTML
3 32 (35.96%) PHP
3 32 (35.96%) C++
4 30 (33.71%) jQuery
5 29 (32.58%) OO
6 28 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (30.34%) OOD
7 27 (30.34%) CSS
8 25 (28.09%) Windows
8 25 (28.09%) Software Engineering
9 24 (26.97%) Scrum
9 24 (26.97%) C#
10 22 (24.72%) C
10 22 (24.72%) MySQL
11 20 (22.47%) MongoDB
12 19 (21.35%) MVC
13 18 (20.22%) Web Development
13 18 (20.22%) Java
13 18 (20.22%) HTML5
13 18 (20.22%) Mac OS
14 17 (19.10%) PHP5
14 17 (19.10%) .NET
15 15 (16.85%) Zend
15 15 (16.85%) Multimedia
16 14 (15.73%) TDD
17 13 (14.61%) DTV
17 13 (14.61%) Web Services
18 12 (13.48%) Linux
18 12 (13.48%) ASP.NET

OOP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing OOP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OOP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (11.24%) Apache
2 6 (6.74%) Node.js
2 6 (6.74%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.12%) CMS
3 1 (1.12%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) SSH
2 1 (1.12%) HTTP
2 1 (1.12%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.72%) MySQL
2 20 (22.47%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (6.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.49%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.37%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (3.37%) Big Data
5 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.37%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (3.37%) SQL Server
5 3 (3.37%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (3.37%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.12%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.12%) Redis
7 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (13.48%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.87%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.37%) MSBuild
4 3 (3.37%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (3.37%) Subversion
5 2 (2.25%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.25%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.12%) StyleCop
6 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.12%) NetBeans
6 1 (1.12%) Maven
6 1 (1.12%) Ant
6 1 (1.12%) JUnit
General
1 15 (16.85%) Multimedia
2 3 (3.37%) Marketing
3 2 (2.25%) Advertising
4 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 66 (74.16%) Developer
2 21 (23.60%) PHP Developer
3 18 (20.22%) Software Engineer
4 14 (15.73%) Senior Developer
5 13 (14.61%) C++ Developer
6 12 (13.48%) Software Developer
7 11 (12.36%) Web Developer
8 10 (11.24%) C++ Software Engineer
9 7 (7.87%) .NET Developer
9 7 (7.87%) Senior PHP Developer
10 6 (6.74%) C++/C# Developer
11 5 (5.62%) Programmer
12 4 (4.49%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 4 (4.49%) PHP Programmer
12 4 (4.49%) C Software Engineer
12 4 (4.49%) Multimedia Developer
12 4 (4.49%) Team Leader
12 4 (4.49%) Senior .NET Developer
13 3 (3.37%) iOS Developer
13 3 (3.37%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (38.20%) HTML
2 30 (33.71%) jQuery
3 27 (30.34%) CSS
4 18 (20.22%) HTML5
5 17 (19.10%) .NET
6 13 (14.61%) Web Services
7 12 (13.48%) ASP.NET
8 10 (11.24%) JSON
9 9 (10.11%) WPF
9 9 (10.11%) Zend Framework
10 8 (8.99%) Widevine
10 8 (8.99%) PlayReady
11 7 (7.87%) CSS3
11 7 (7.87%) STL
11 7 (7.87%) Qt
11 7 (7.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 6 (6.74%) XML
13 5 (5.62%) RESTful
13 5 (5.62%) Mojolicious
14 4 (4.49%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.61%) DTV
2 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (8.99%) IPTV
4 4 (4.49%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.49%) Over-the-Top Content
5 2 (2.25%) User Experience
6 1 (1.12%) EPoS
6 1 (1.12%) NHS
6 1 (1.12%) Social Media
6 1 (1.12%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (28.09%) Windows
2 18 (20.22%) Mac OS
3 12 (13.48%) Linux
4 4 (4.49%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.12%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (32.58%) OO
2 28 (31.46%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (30.34%) OOD
4 25 (28.09%) Software Engineering
5 24 (26.97%) Scrum
6 19 (21.35%) MVC
7 18 (20.22%) Web Development
8 14 (15.73%) TDD
9 8 (8.99%) Change Management
9 8 (8.99%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.74%) BDD
10 6 (6.74%) SDLC
11 4 (4.49%) MVVM
11 4 (4.49%) Cyber Security
11 4 (4.49%) Configuration Management
12 3 (3.37%) Automated Testing
12 3 (3.37%) UML
12 3 (3.37%) iOS Development
12 3 (3.37%) OO PHP
12 3 (3.37%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (41.57%) JavaScript
2 32 (35.96%) PHP
2 32 (35.96%) C++
3 24 (26.97%) C#
4 22 (24.72%) C
5 18 (20.22%) Java
6 17 (19.10%) PHP5
7 12 (13.48%) SQL
8 10 (11.24%) VB.NET
9 6 (6.74%) Python
9 6 (6.74%) Embedded C
9 6 (6.74%) Ruby
10 5 (5.62%) Scala
10 5 (5.62%) VBA
10 5 (5.62%) Perl
11 4 (4.49%) T-SQL
11 4 (4.49%) VB
11 4 (4.49%) VB6
12 3 (3.37%) XAML
12 3 (3.37%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (8.99%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (16.85%) Zend
2 10 (11.24%) Apple
3 6 (6.74%) TOWER Software
3 6 (6.74%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.62%) Oracle
5 3 (3.37%) Twitter
6 2 (2.25%) Facebook
6 2 (2.25%) Adobe
6 2 (2.25%) Google
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
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Salary: £20k - 22k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: c.£35K + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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CPS Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 7 days ago